Carlo Gonzaga (condottiero)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For the Dukes of Mantua, see Charles I, Charles III or Charles IV of Mantua

Carlo Gonzaga (1525–1566) was an Italian military leader. At the Battle of Ceresole, he commanded the Imperial heavy cavalry, and was captured by the French when it fled from the field.


  • Oman, Charles (1937). A History of the Art of War in the Sixteenth Century. London: Methuen & Co.